Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

February 25, 2013

Doris Jean Rice

Daily Iowegian

CENTERVILLE — Doris Jean Rice, 86, of Centerville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville.

Doris was born on May 12, 1926 in Centerville, the daughter of Clyde and Dorothy (Garrison) Evans.  She attended Centerville High School. Doris was united in marriage to Francis Rice on June 16, 1946 in Centerville.  She was employed with Farm Bureau and Milady’s Dress Shop before working in the Appanoose County Clerk of Court office for the majority of her career.

Doris is survived by her son, John (Sue Ann) Rice, of Ankeny; grandchildren, Kelly (Jordan) Harrison of Las Vegas Nev. and Mark Rice, of Ankeny; great grandchild, Cole Harrison, of Las Vegas, Nev.

Doris was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at Lange Funeral Home and Crematory in Centerville with Pastor Lloyd Johnston officiating. Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 preceding the funeral service. Burial will be in the Mt. Ararat Cemetery east of Centerville.  Memorials have been established to either Mt. Ararat Cemetery or the Continental at St. Joseph’s and may be left at or mailed to the Lange Funeral Home, 1900 South 18th St., Centerville, Iowa, 52544.  Condolences may be shared online at